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Old 10-13-2012, 11:51 AM   #5
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It kind of depends on the yarn and what I'm making. On finer weight yarns leaving it may not show, but I wouldn't leave a knot in a sock. In that case I'd tink back a bit and cut and restart. For heavier yarns I always cut since they'd show more unless it's a very detailed stitch pattern since it might not show there.

Knots in yarn are a part of knitting life as much as errata in patterns and dropped stitches. It's annoying, but no need to panic or get angry over it.
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